Hi Sarah, My name is Brett Elton Briggs. I think Herman Elton was my gggrandfather also. There was a geneology book that was in our family that came to us in the 70's,but through the years it came up lost. I am from Florence.My grandfather was H.B. Briggs(Hollis Brandon}My father is Hollis Elton Briggs. The book was titled "The Three Families Of Herman Elton Briggs"